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The Durham Museum

801 S 10th St, Omaha, NE 68108-3207
+1 402-444-5071
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Great surprise

Never heard of it. Wonderful surprise. Variety of activities for adults and children... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jason S
via mobile

Another stop on our trip to NE. We ended up going where the International Spy exhibit was there. It... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jaylean E
Leavenworth, Kansas
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“soda fountain” (138 reviews)
“union station” (94 reviews)
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801 S 10th St, Omaha, NE 68108-3207
+1 402-444-5071
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Never heard of it. Wonderful surprise. Variety of activities for adults and children. Estimates say 2 hours, but one could spend an entire day there.

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Another stop on our trip to NE. We ended up going where the International Spy exhibit was there. It was really neat because you did get to play a spy and go through different things to figure out who did it. Also, there were train...More

Thank Jaylean E
Reviewed 5 days ago

A great museum to visit when in Omaha. The museum shows a great history of the area as well as binging in different exhibits.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place for a train enthusiast kid to visit. Lots to see and do. Beautiful building with rich history. My boys loved it. Not as much for a teenage boy to see and enjoy but was still fun for the family. Old-fashioned soda shop was...More

Thank Kim J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plan on a full day and wear good, comfortable shoes. There is a lot to see and do. If it is open, take the skyfari.

Thank Steve-in-ONE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Durham museum is a great way to teach everyone the history of Omaha, and how it became. I go at least twice each year and I always learn something new. It's truly an amazing place.

Thank Isabel R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum is great for both locals and out of town visitors. It was interesting to learn more about the city of Omaha. The beautiful museum use to be an old train station and it is really neat how intact it still looks. While I...More

Thank acizek90
Reviewed 1 week ago

But not that big of a deal. Nice review of Omaha history and the rail station, but not world shaking.

Thank RetiredNLuvinIt_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family really enjoyed our time at The Durham Museum/Union Station. From the moment you walk in the door you can feel the history of this place. We stood in the center of the main waiting room and imagined what it would have been like...More

Thank christine n
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So not a lot of people see this place as a place to visit. I really don't know why. This place has great history, the locomotives and art pieces. My kids had a blast looking and getting in the locomotives the train carts and the...More

Thank fernando402
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Selene S
20 December 2015|
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Response from somanytravels | Reviewed this property |
i agree 3 to 4 hours is good. current exhibits are always wonderful. the christmas tree is a must see before the year ends.
21 September 2015|
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Response from Louetta S | Reviewed this property |
I cut and pasted this from their web site. Members: FREE! (Not a member? Join online) Adults: $9.00 Seniors (62+): $7.00 Children (ages 3 - 12): $6.00 Children 2 years and under FREE 0 seconds ago
11 June 2015|
Response from attendee5876 | Reviewed this property |
There is no shuttle offered by the museum. You may be able to get shuttle service if you are staying at one of the nearby or downtown hotels. Ask at the front desk.